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Reasonable Disagreements: From Marshall To Mueller

interview with Richard A. Epstein, Adam J. Whitevia Reasonable Disagreements
Thursday, December 13, 2018

America’s Constitution and its greatest chief justice, John Marshall.

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Peter Berkowitz On Locke, Liberty, And Liberalism

by Russell Roberts interview with Peter Berkowitzvia EconTalk
Monday, December 10, 2018

Peter Berkowitz of Stanford University's Hoover Institution talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about the origins of liberalism and the importance of John Locke. Berkowitz defends the liberal project of individual rights and liberty and argues that critics of Locke mischaracterize his thought. 

In the News

Peace Train: Nip A New Arms Race In The Bud

quoting George P. Shultzvia Colorado Daily (Univ. Colorado)
Friday, December 7, 2018

On Oct. 20, President Donald Trump announced his intention to unilaterally withdraw the United States from the landmark Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty with Russia. For peace activists and others around the world, this was explosive and terrible news.

Analysis and Commentary

George H.W. Bush, Pearl Harbor And America’s Other Fallen

by Markos Kounalakisvia Miami Herald
Friday, December 7, 2018
George H.W. Bush survived an airplane crash in Japan’s Pacific Ocean in September of 1944. Seventy-four years later, on Wednesday of this week, two Marines were recovered in the same Bush-ditched cold waters when a couple of planes went down in a mid-air collision.
PoliticsAnalysis and Commentary

The Latest California Fashion Craze: Tinfoil Hats

by Bill Whalenvia California on Your Mind
Thursday, December 6, 2018

There’s something about close elections and unexpected results that breeds conspiracy theories.

Interviews

Victor Davis Hanson: Trump Is Candid And Blunt Like Winston Churchill

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia The John Batchelor Show
Thursday, November 29, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson discusses his American Greatness article "The Costs of Presidential Candor."

Interviews

Interviews With Victor Davis Hanson, Megan Barth, And Josh Waters: 11/29/18, Hr. 2

interview with Victor Davis Hansonvia Player FM
Thursday, November 29, 2018

Hoover Institution fellow Victor Davis Hanson talks about the elections and political divisions in the US, and how to come back together and get along.

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Bypassing The Constitution Wasn't Enough — Popular Vote Fanatics Resort To Lawsuits To Get Their Way

by David Davenportvia Washington Examiner
Wednesday, November 28, 2018

One of America’s oldest colleges is under legal attack. No, I don’t mean Harvard University and the lawsuit over its admissions policies. The Electoral College is under attack, facing lawsuits filed in four separate federal courts this year, while also the subject of a stealth attack in state legislatures across the country. 

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George Washington Was A Master Of Deception

by Amy Zegartvia The Atlantic
Sunday, November 25, 2018

The Founding Fathers relied on deceit in championing American independence—and that has lessons for the present.

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Military History Working Group


The Working Group on the Role of Military History in Contemporary Conflict examines how knowledge of past military operations can influence contemporary public policy decisions concerning current conflicts.